Kit GuideBlog articles on recommendations and suggestions on purchasing and using the Rooster water sports kit.
Protecting Your Assets - a Buyer's Guide for Spar and Foil Bags
Breathable Bags Putting your spars and foils into a cosy bag feels like the right thing to do. But if you are not careful, what appears to be a caring thing, might also be the worst thing. After sailing on salt water, we should wash our spars down with fresh water and where possible allow them to dry out. I tend to bag mine for safe keeping in transit. However, many bags use non-breathable fabrics and foams in their construction which trap any residual moisture. Moisture encourages dissimilar metal corrosion where stainless or Monel rivets react with the aluminium of...
Junior Sailing: A Guide to Getting Going! By Nick Welbourn
If you’re sailing at junior level you may think that as autumn approaches the season draws to a close, but...
Hints and Tips
How to "End for End" a Top Mast
Bent top masts in the Laser®, now ILCA, are not fast - you loose leach tension which in turn effects...